Lorene Whatley, 81, of Bethel, passed away Monday, November 22, 2010, at Broken Bow Nursing Home. The daughter of Norman E. and Lillian (Scott) Walker, she was born December 3, 1928 in Sherwood, OK. On December 8, 1945, Lorene and Harold Whatley were united in marriage in DeQueen, AR. Lorene loved her church where she served as treasurer for over twenty-five years. She was very active in her community and also served at the election polls. Lorene was president of her home extension group and enjoyed things such as sewing, quilting, gardening and being around her family. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Doyle Lee Pete Walker and William Merle Walker. Lorene leaves to cherish her memory her husband of 63 years, Harold Whatley, of the home; two daughters, Kathy Bullard and her husband, Darrell, of Midlothian, TX, Janice Warthen, of Ardmore; two brothers, Fred Walker and his wife, Earlene, of Bethel, Don Walker and his wife, June, of Valliant; one sister-in-law, Betty Walker of Midlothian, TX; numerous nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 24, 2010, at the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church with Bro. David Hardin officiating. Interment will follow in Bethel Cemetery.Cemetery:Bethel CemeteryVisitation:The family will be receiving friends and family in the fellowship hall at the Bethel Missionary Baptist church from 5 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 23, 2010.Service:10:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 24, 2010, at the Bethel Missionary Baptist Church \nTo send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Lorene Whatley, please visit our floral store.